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Science Guy’s Problem: 81% of Americans Don’t Accept Darwinism

Posted on December 18, 2014

The biggest danger creationism plays, according to Bill Nye the “Science Guy,” is that it is raising a generation of children who “can’t think” and who “will not be able to participate in the future in same way” as those who are taught evolution. Speaking on MidPoint, Nye said he blames an older generation of […]

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Racial Quotas for School Misbehavior — Obama

Posted on December 18, 2014

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By Thomas Sowell If anyone still has any doubt about the utter cynicism of the Obama administration, a recent agreement between the federal government and the Minneapolis Public Schools should open their eyes. Under the Obama administration, both the Department of Education and the Department of Justice have been leaning on public schools around the […]

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“Your Child May Not Transfer!”

Posted on December 16, 2014

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DELAVAN, Wis. – The Delavan-Darien School District denied a family’s request to enroll their children in a neighboring school district by citing the “best interest” of the children. “We believe it is in the best interest of your children to attend the Delavan-Darien School District,” said a letter from Superintendent Robert Crist to Les and […]

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Charter Schools Gain in East Nashville (Inner City)

Posted on December 4, 2014

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Nearly half of all students in East Nashville don’t attend their zoned school. Part of that is the district’s own doing. Open enrollment, a rising trend in districts around the country, made it so that students in Nashville can attend school just about anywhere they want — as long as there’s an open seat. And, […]

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Divorce Calculator: What Are Your Odds?

Posted on December 3, 2014

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If you knew graduating from college, waiting a few years to marry, settling down and having a child would make your marriage last, would you do it? Your answer might be up in the air — but the statistics are solid as a rock. They show that your risk for divorce is significantly less if […]

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Professor Hip-Hop Cries Out Against Capitalist Oppression

Written by Gary North on November 28, 2014

This story caught my attention. There were protests in St. Louis after the grand jury failed to indict the policeman who shot Michael Brown. At the Manchester Wal-Mart, about two dozen people chanted “no justice, no peace, no racist police” and “no more Black Friday” after officers warned that protesters risked arrest if they didn’t […]

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Sexually Deviant Teacher Costs L.A. Schools $170 Million

Posted on November 22, 2014

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Once lawyers began digging into Mark Berndt‘s past, they discovered a three-decade pattern of odd behavior and complaints about the teacher that school administrators either missed or ignored. Both students and teachers had complained about the popular elementary school teacher who was eventually convicted of committing numerous lewd acts on his students. On Friday, the Los Angeles […]

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Lantern + Khan Academy = Free Education Everywhere

Written by Gary North on November 19, 2014

Consider this video of the proposed Lantern technology. It is an online Web connection for free. It is aimed at the Third World. Add to this the Khan Academy, which is free. For those who speak English, this is the wave of the future. It will be here next year. When there is automatic translation […]

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